‘Vikings’ Season 2 Adds The Hunger Games’ Alexander Ludwig and Linus Roache

Linus RoacheMore Vikings are coming to The History Channel.

The cable channel announced today that Alexander Ludwig(The Hunger Games) and Linus Roache (Law & Order) have been added to the cast of Vikings season two. Ludwig will play Bjorn, Ragnar Lothbrok’s “intelligent and bold warrior son,” while Roache will take on the role of Ecbert, King of Wessex, who is described as a “man full of strength, knowledge and undisguised ambition.”

In addition to The Hunger Games, Ludwig also appeared in 2009’s Race to Witch Mountain. Roache’s credits include Batman Begins, Coronation Street and Kidnapped. Ludwig and Roache will be joined by returning cast members Travis Fimmel, Katheryn Winnick, George Blagden, Donal Logue, Jessalyn Gilsig, Clive Standen, Gustaf Skarsgard and Alyssa Sutherland.

Vikings season two begins production this summer, and set to air in 2014 on The History Channel.